Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
Join HuffPost Plus
Rebuked By Israel, Brazil's Bolsonaro Clarifies Suggestion Holocaust Was Forgivable
“My speech was never meant to be used in a historical context,” the Brazilian president said in a Sunday statement.
Holocaust Survivor, Stepsister Of Anne Frank, Says Teens In Swastika Photo Apologized
By Michael R. Blood, AP
Orange County teenagers who were photographed with a swastika at a high school party apologized profusely during a meeting with Eva Schloss.
Luigi Felici ./ ASSOCIATED PRESS
Vatican To Open World War II-Era Secret Archives On Former Pope Pius XII
Jewish groups have accused Pius of staying silent during the Holocaust. But Catholic officials insist he worked hard behind the scenes to save lives.
Jim Young / Reuters
Texas Republicans Face Backlash For Holocaust Remembrance Day Post Claiming 'Leftism Kills’
As historians have repeatedly noted, the Nazi Party was a far-right fascist group.
BITA HONARVAR via Getty Images
Half Of Canada Thinks The U.S. Is Full Of Nazis: Survey
The Canadians didn't see as much of a problem in their own country.
Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany
Hundreds Of Holocaust Survivors Speak Up About Anti-Semitism At Global Hanukkah Event
The elderly survivors gathered in Berlin, Moscow, Jerusalem, and South Orange, New Jersey, to mark the third night of Hanukkah.
A Third Of People In Major European Countries Know Little Or Nothing About The Holocaust
Many Europeans also hold anti-Semitic beliefs, a CNN poll confirms.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Dishes It Right Back To Lindsey Graham In Twitter Tiff
The newly elected congresswoman suggested the senator visit the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Lindsey Graham Accuses Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Of Comparing Refugee Caravan To Holocaust
The senator tried to school the incoming congresswoman after she pointed out the history of asylum seekers in the U.S.
Canada Formally Apologizes For Rejecting Jewish Refugees Fleeing Nazi Germany
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized for Canada's decision to reject refugees on the MS St. Louis — about 250 of whom later died in the Holocaust.
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
From "We Spoke Out"
CULTURE & ARTS
The Comic Books That Taught A Generation Of American Teens About The Holocaust
Inside "We Spoke Out: Comics and the Holocaust," a compilation of comics made in the 1950s, '60s and '70s that tackled atrocity years before mainstream media.
Holocaust Survivor Who Attended Pittsburgh Synagogue Escaped Death Twice
“It’s almost like, ‘Here we go again,’” 80-year-old Judah Samet said after narrowly escaping the massacre at Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life synagogue.
Bloomberg via Getty Images
Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Won't Remove Holocaust Denial Content
Those users are not “intentionally getting it wrong,” he said.
ullstein bild Dtl. / Getty Images
Anne Frank Family’s Escape To U.S. Thwarted By War And Bureaucracy, Research Finds
Otto Frank twice tried to obtain U.S. visas for his family.
Holocaust Survivor Deprived Of Formal Education Finally Gets High School Diploma
Mordechai Miller, 87, said he wants today's students to remember how lucky they are.
Holocaust Survivors Condemn Family Separations At The Border
"When we see evil, we must call it out."
Wendy Rogers / Facebook
Arizona GOP Congressional Candidate Compares Abortion To Holocaust
“The callousness that our country has for life is very disturbing," GOP candidate Wendy Rogers said.
ullstein bild Dtl. via Getty Images
Researchers Uncover Secret Pages In Diary Of Anne Frank
The entry, concealed by pasted brown paper, mentions "dirty jokes," sex and puberty.
Andreas Rentz via Getty Images
Germany Confronts Rising Anti-Semitism After Rap Duo With Holocaust Lyrics Wins Award
The country has experienced an uptick in anti-Semitic incidents in recent months.
Survey Shows Millennials Know Little About Holocaust
A survey released on Holocaust Remembrance Day shows major gaps in knowledge of basic information about it.
Serge Attal via Getty Images
Many Americans Still Don't Know Basic Facts About The Holocaust, Survey Finds
Only 41 percent of Americans knew what Auschwitz was — but that shouldn't come as a total shock.
JACK GUEZ via Getty Images
Striking Photos Show Israelis Standing Still For Holocaust Remembrance Day
Traffic stopped for two minutes.
Oskar Groening, ‘Bookkeeper Of Auschwitz,' Dies At 96 Awaiting Prison
The former SS guard was one of the last Nazi officers to stand trial for crimes related to the Holocaust.
Anchorage Daily News via Getty Images
Don Young Suggests The Holocaust Happened Because Jewish People Weren't Armed
“It’s offensive for anyone to manipulate the history of the Holocaust to score political points," the Anti-Defamation League said.
Agencja Gazeta / Reuters
Polish Leader Faces Backlash After Suggesting Jews Shared Holocaust Blame
Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki is now trying to make it clear he's not a Holocaust revisionist.
CNN Host Tells Holocaust-Denying Congress Candidate: 'You'll Go Down In Flames'
“It is shocking to hear how vocally and unapologetically racist you are. Are you a Nazi?” asked Alisyn Camerota.
Real Life. Real News. Real Voices.
Help us tell more of the stories that matter from voices that too often remain unheard.
Join HuffPost Plus
Culture & Arts
TV & Film
Style & Beauty
Food & Drink
Home & Living
Impact: Project Zero
Impact: This New World
Listen to America
From Our Partners
What's Working: Purpose + Profit